Beacon Journal staff report A crash has closed state Route 8 northbound in Akron.
Akron police are on the scene of a two-vehicle crash in the area of Perkins Street.
Authorities report that some occupants in one of the vehicles are trapped in the wreckage.
There are no reports as to the extent of the injuries or when the busy roadway will reopen.
Emergency vehicles are also blocking one lane in the southbound lanes of Rt. 8.